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anuṣṭubh( stubh-) to praise after, to follow in praising View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhf. p- (Nominal verb ṣṭ/uk- ) following in praise or invocation View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhf. a kind of metre consisting of four pāda-s or quarter-verses of eight syllables each (according to the ,quoted in ,so called because it anuṣṭobhati- id est follows with its praise the gāyatrī-, which consists of three pāda-s) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhf. (in later metrical systems, the anuṣṭubh- constitutes a whole class of metres, consisting of four times eight syllables) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhf. hence the number eight View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhf. speech, sarasvatī- View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhmfn. praising View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
anuṣṭubhsee 2. st/ubh- (parasmE-pada 1259) View this entry on the original dictionary page scan.
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anuṣṭubh अनुष्टुभ् 1 P. (˚स्तुभ्) To praise after, follow in praising.
anuṣṭubh अनुष्टुभ् f. [अनु निरन्तरम् स्तुभ्यते$नया अनुष्टुप् वाक्] 1 Following in praise; speech. -2 Sarasvatī. -3 N. of a class of metres consisting of four Pādas of 8 syllables each, the whole stanza consisting of 32 syllables (so called because it follows with its praise i. e. अनुष्टोभति the Gāyatrī, which has 3 Pādas), अनुष्टोभनादनुष्टुप्. In later metrical systems it stands as a general name for all metres which have 8 syllables in each foot (the highest possible number being computed to be 256); पञ्चमं लघु सर्वत्र सप्तमं द्विचतुर्थयोः । गुरु षष्ठं च पादानां शेषेष्वनियमो मतः ॥ which rule is sometimes violated. अनुष्टुभा सोम उक्थै- र्महस्वान् Rv.1.13.4.
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anuṣṭubh a. shouting after; f. song of praise; a metre (4 X 8 syllables).
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anuṣṭubha aiḍam (VSK. ailam) VS.13.57; VSK.14.7.8; MS.2.7.19: 104.10; KS.16.19; śB.8.1.2.5. See anuṣṭubhaḥ svāram.
anuṣṭubhā chandasendriyam VS.28.37d; TB.2.6.20.2c.
anuṣṭubhā saṃbhṛtaṃ vīryaṃ (KS. duṣṭaraṃ) sahaḥ AVP.15.1.8b; TS.4.4.12.3b; MS.3.16.4b: 188.12; KS.22.14b; Aś.4.12.2b.
anuṣṭubhā soma ukthair mahasvān RV.10.130.4c.
anuṣṭubhaḥ svāram TS.4.3.2.2. See anuṣṭubha aiḍam.
anuṣṭubhaṃ chanda indriyam VS.28.26e; TB.2.6.17.2e. Cf. anuṣṭup chanda.
anuṣṭubhaṃ chandaḥ prapadye (KA. praviśāmi; Aś. anuṣṭubhaṃ prapadye) MS.4.9.2: 122.13; KA.1.67; 2.67; Aś.1.4.9.
anuṣṭubham anu carcūryamāṇam RV.10.124.9c; ā.2.3.5.5.
anuṣṭubham asthnā praviśāmi KS.38.14; Apś.16.19.1.
anuṣṭubhaṃ prapadye see anuṣṭubhaṃ chandaḥ.
anuṣṭubhe namaḥ KSA.11.4.
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anuṣṭubh noun (feminine) a kind of metre consisting of four Pādas or quarter-verses of eight syllables each (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
following in praise or invocation (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
Sarasvatī (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
speech (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))
the number eight (Monier-Williams, Sir M. (1988))

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